Uphilldowndale

Watching nature take its course, from the top of a hill in northern England


6 Comments

Run For Home

Happy and naturally dishevelled  geese at Heathylee farm Staffordshire

Run for home

I didn’t realise that in some part of the world (but not Staffordshire I hasten to add) goose down for duvets and pillows is.

They're behind you

 plucked from live birds and the birds are ‘cropped’ every six weeks or so…..

Chin up

Keep your chins up girls, you’re safe here.

below, a pair of Dewlap Toulouse Geese, the dewlap being the wobbly bit under the chin

Two heads

Advertisements